Economically motivated adulteration is estimated to cost industry $10 to $15 billion a year, with the cost of one incident averaging between 2 to 15 percent of yearly revenues.
Chinese drugmakers were using "gutter oil" in place of soybean oil to make 7-aminocephalosporinic acid, or 7-ACA, which is used to manufacture antibiotics.
We’re all getting older, but skin-deep solutions to ward off the signs of gravity, sun exposure and stress are available. If you could fight aging from the inside out, would you?
During this WEFTEC Safety Challenge, a rescue team simulates how they would react if one of their coworkers was caught unconscious at the bottom of a manhole. Can they pass the test?
Consumer Reports says "significant" levels of arsenic have been found in many rice products. What’s the risk?
Hammond Mfg. Co. Inc. offers enclosures constructed from 316 stainless steel, including junction boxes, pushbutton boxes, wall- and floor-mount enclosures, and freestanding enclosures.
In addition to hazard analysis and critical control point planning, Gonnella undergoes audits by the National Sanitation Foundation and the American Institute of Baking.
Next time you're faced with a sulfuric acid leak, should you whip out the Hershey's a la MacGyver?
In addition to ubiquitous hand sanitizer placement, cruise ships station a person outside every eating area extolling the virtues of, and cajoling people to use, sanitizing stations.
You should follow a regimen that includes inspection, sanitation, exclusion and trapping as effective integrated pest management to help protect staff and product.
A crew was working on a natural gas line in Texas when a backhoe hit the line, causing a dangerous fireball.
Braum’s Ice Cream employees turned to a dozen industrial box fans for cooling, but their noise level, airflow and space requirements left a lot to be desired.
The Mill City Museum in Minneapolis, MN offers a flour explosion demonstration to give visitors an idea of how dangerous flour dust can be.
Erlab has designed its Captair Store vented filtering storage cabinets to reduce inhalation risks associated with the concentration of vapors and purify ambient air.
The cloud "ecosystem" failed Mat Homan and his plight should serve to remind companies that store sensitive data in the cloud that the technology remains a work in progress.
Air Handling Systems has a knowledgeable staff covering topics from dust collection system design to combustible dust. Here they demonstrate a com-dust explosion in slow motion.
Chem.Info has teamed up with industry experts in order to help answer your processing-related questions!
Fireboy®-Xintex® introduces its Marine Elite RSM analog addressable fire alarm control panels as Coast Guard-approved fire detection systems for commercial vessels.
Larson Electronics’ LXFlashlights.com now offers the LE-217 explosion-proof halogen flashlight, which is approved for hazardous locations.
Pepperl+Fuchs presents safety enclosures and related solutions for the process automation industry as part of its explosion protection equipment portfolio.
AirClean® Systems Inc.’s PowderSafe™ Type B enclosures provide a controlled negative pressure HEPA-filtered environment for professionals to work with and weigh powders.
NFPA fire protection engineer Derek Duval talksabout key revisions to the NFPA 61 and NFPA 654 combustible dust safety standards.
American Sensor Technologies presents its AST46SW explosion-proof pressure switch with factory-set switch points and hysteresis.
Sierra Monitor’s 3600-I Triple IR flame detector not only detects fuel and gas fires at long distances, but also a 1-square-foot gasoline pan fire at 215 feet.